Ebo Taylor

Ebo Taylor

Curated by Devendra Banhart

Over the last six decades, 81-year-old Ebo Taylor has become a living legend within the local Ghanaian highlife. As a guitarist, composer, bandleader and producer, Taylor left his mark by electrifying the genre with a blend of jazz, afrobeat and funk; single-handedly changing the essence of this West-African music style. His recently released album ‘Yen Ara’ marks Taylor’s 60th anniversary as a professional musician; further expanding his boundary-breaking and ecstatic style with disco pulses and electronic flourishes.